Jillian is a Legal Assistant at West Coast Trial Lawyers and a Los Angeles native. Prior to joining the firm, she interned at the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office in the Organized Crime Division, where her passion for the law grew. Jillian graduated cum laude from the University of Tampa with a bachelor’s of science in criminology and a minor in legal studies. While in college, she was a member of the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity and wrote numerous research reports on the death penalty and the deterrence theory. She plans to pursue a career in law so that she can fight against injustice.